Comrade Dad

BBC Two sitcom. 8 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 1984 - 1986. Stars George Cole, Barbara Ewing, Doris Hare, Claire Toeman, David Garlick and David Battley.

Press Clippings

This BBC comedy only lasted for one series, airing in 1986. Cast your mind back to the Cold War (if you can) for a daft premise in which the UK has been invaded by the Soviet Union and turned into a Communist state. It starred Minder's George Cole and was entirely laugh-free.

Lorna Cooper, MSN Entertainment, 12th August 2008